A guide to curving exam grades

January 4, 2011

If you’re looking to adjust exam grades, a math blog called Division by Zero offers a complete guide to grading on a curve.

FutureU lightens the load of SAT Prep

November 10, 2010

Kaplan Test Prep has released a gaming app for the iPad/iPhone called FutureU. FutureU contains reading, writing, and math games. A handful of SAT-style quizzes also help students get into the mode of the standardized SAT test.

Monday by the numbers

July 27, 2009

BY BILL FERRIS This week’s MBTN features ways to thwart cheaters in online courses, great web apps for elementary students, and bird evolution in action. More after the jump.

Video vocabulary with BrainyFlix

April 17, 2009

SAT/ACT vocabulary flash cards are a popular (and totally boring) way to prepare for the most standard of standardized tests. Brainyflix is a site that aims to change the way kids learn and prepare for these daunting exams. Brainyflix has … Continued

Certification Map – Where do you want to teach?

March 19, 2009

Ever thought of moving to a different state, but were unsure of what was required to be a teacher in that state? Well, wonder no more. The Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California and MAT@USC have … Continued

Monday by the numbers

March 2, 2009

The 15 Strangest College Courses In America “Underwater Basket Weaving” is apparently a real class. So is “Philosophy and Star Trek,” “The Science of Harry Potter,” and “Arguing with Judge Judy: Popular ‘Logic’ on TV Judge Shows.” These are actual … Continued